Countries need to do more to help African nations tackle Covid-19, Beijing says. Photo: EPA-EFE Countries need to do more to help African nations tackle Covid-19, Beijing says. Photo: EPA-EFE
Countries need to do more to help African nations tackle Covid-19, Beijing says. Photo: EPA-EFE

China tells UN Africa needs more support in fighting Covid-19

  • International community ‘should give more help in pandemic prevention materials, medical supplies, technology and funds’, Foreign Minister Wang Yi tells UN meeting
  • Less than 2 per cent of the Covid-19 vaccines administered around the world were in Africa, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres says

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Countries need to do more to help African nations tackle Covid-19, Beijing says. Photo: EPA-EFE Countries need to do more to help African nations tackle Covid-19, Beijing says. Photo: EPA-EFE
Countries need to do more to help African nations tackle Covid-19, Beijing says. Photo: EPA-EFE
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